|In focus - National Association of Broadcasters; United Press Movietone|
Program is about television broadcasting and the uses of television in one community, that of Binghamton, New York. Interviewed about television are an aviation plant technician, a dairy farmer, a housewife, a librarian, a teacher and a museum director. Excerpts featured in this documentary include a program on fighter pilots flying in formation, narrated by Walter Cronkite; a program about the music and dance of India; sports and news programming highlights; a live brain surgery operation narra...
Downloads: 725 (1 review)
|Skippy and the 3 R's. - National Education Association and Affiliated State Education Associations|
Shows how a teacher, by helping a first-grade child to discover his need for learning, teachers him to read, write, and do arithmetic. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Downloads: 2,537 (1 review)
|To Each Other|
About stepping up wartime steel production. Locations of mills across the country are pictured.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 2,159 (2 reviews)
|Lewis and Clark - Emerson Film Corp.|
Dramatization of the expedition made by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark to explore the land from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Coast.
Keywords: U.S. History: Westward expansion
Downloads: 8,521 (4 reviews)
|Ways to Settle Disputes - Coronet Instructional Films|
Everyday incidents at school and at play teach Alice, Jerry and Eddie to resolve conflicts by compromise, by obeying rules, by finding facts, or finding opinions.
Keywords: Social guidance; Children; Conflict resolution
Downloads: 10,810 (4 reviews)
An older employee responds appropriately when he is told that the big promotion is going to a younger, more educated employee. Heres another film in the Calvin management series that provides no answers, but lets you decide which is the best way not to promote the old guy. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: workplace politics
Downloads: 3,036 (5 reviews)
|Your Family - Coronet Instructional Films|
Family values in action bring happiness and concord.
Keywords: Social guidance; Families; Amateur films
Downloads: 11,726 (6 reviews)
|Mental Health: Keeping Mentally Fit - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films|
The four steps in acquiring, maintaining and improving mental health: express emotions naturally, respect yourself, respect others, and solve problems as they arise.
Keywords: Social guidance; Psychology; Mental hygiene
Downloads: 11,265 (6 reviews)
While trying to address the problems of gossip in the workplace, this film does an excellent job of offending everyone involved the overreacting manager, the nosey secretary and the chattering female grapevine participants. Shown to audiences nowadays, you can see folks flinch every time a female employee is referred to as a "girl." To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: workplace politics
Downloads: 9,032 (7 reviews)
|Law and Social Controls - Coronet Instructional Films|
Uses the story of teens trying to extend the hours of their "Teen Canteen" as a vehicle for explaining customs, moral codes, and laws.
Keywords: Social guidance; Law; Teenagers
Downloads: 8,133 (9 reviews)
|How Much Affection? - Crawley Films|
How far can young people go in petting and still stay within the bounds of personal standards and social mores?
Keywords: Sex education; Teenagers; Social guidance
Downloads: 65,100 (15 reviews)
|Your Chance to Live: Technological Failures|
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Downloads: 5,583 (11 reviews)
|Cliché Family in Televisionland - MPO Productions|
This outrageous parody of the prototype 'commercial' family was apparently made as an in-house joke by one of the largest producers of television commercials. Their clients would have never seen this gem, which parodies products as well as the people that buy them.
Keywords: parody; advertisement; asian
Downloads: 33,377 (15 reviews)
|Days of Our Years - Dudley Pictures Corporation|
Disturbing and sometimes maudlin trilogy of accidents and their effects on railroad workers and their families, shot with virtuosity in working-class Los Angeles.
Keywords: Safety: Occupational; Transportation: Railroad; Occupations: Transportation
Downloads: 18,658 (16 reviews)
|House in the Middle, The - National Paint, Varnish and Lacquer Association|
Atomic tests at the Nevada Proving Grounds (later the Nevada Test Site) show effects on well-kept homes, homes filled with trash and combustibles, and homes painted with reflective white paint. Asserts that cleanliness is an essential part of civil defense preparedness and that it increased survivability. Selected for the 2002 National Film Registry of "artistically, culturally, and socially significant" films.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense; Cold War; Waste disposal
Downloads: 60,881 (47 reviews)
|Visit to Santa, A - Williams (Clem) Films|
Santa Claus rides in a parade and walks kids through a relentless department-store Christmas display. Filmed in Pittsburgh.
Keywords: Christmas; Santa Claus; Consumerism
Downloads: 54,601 (50 reviews)